The unemployment rate in Springfield is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Springfield jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Springfield's cost of living is 18.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Springfield, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Sangamon county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Springfield's population is 116,313 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Springfield is $110,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Springfield public schools spend $15,118 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Springfield. More Education